Word:

Coy

Pronunciation: koid
a.1.Quiet; still.
2.Shrinking from approach or familiarity; reserved; bashful; shy; modest; - usually applied to women, sometimes with an implication of coquetry.
Coy, and difficult to win.
- Cowper.
Coy and furtive graces.
- W. Irving.
3.Soft; gentle; hesitating.
v. t.1.To allure; to entice; to decoy.
[imp. & p. p. Coyed (koid); p. pr. & vb. n. Coying.]
2.To caress with the hand; to stroke.
v. i.1.To behave with reserve or coyness; to shrink from approach or familiarity.
Thus to coy it,
With one who knows you too!
- Rowe.
2.To make difficulty; to be unwilling.
Adj.1.coy - affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way
Synonyms: demure, overmodest
2.coy - showing marked and often playful or irritating evasiveness or reluctance to make a definite or committing statement; "a politician coy about his intentions"
3.coy - modestly or warily rejecting approaches or overtures; "like a wild young colt, very inquisitive but very coy and not to be easily cajoled"
amative, amatory, arch, bashful, capricious, caressive, confused, conscious, coquettish, decent, decorous, demure, diffident, flirtatious, flirty, inarticulate, kittenish, lively, mischievous, mousy, nice, playful, proper, rabbity, retiring, roguish, seemly, self-conscious, self-effacing, sexual, shamefaced, shamefast, skittish, stammering, timid, timorous, unassertive, unassured
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